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    Sale 7464

    Un hôtel particulier du Faubourg Saint-Germain The Collection of The Marquis and Marquise de Ravenel

    21 - 22 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 22

    A SET OF THREE GEORGE II SILVER MEAT-DISHES

    MARK OF PAUL CRESPIN, LONDON, 1749

    Price Realised  

    A SET OF THREE GEORGE II SILVER MEAT-DISHES
    MARK OF PAUL CRESPIN, LONDON, 1749
    Shaped oval and with gadrooned rim, engraved with a coat-of-arms below a baron's coronet, each marked on the reverse, the backs further engraved with a number and a scratchweight 'No. 1 38=2½'; 'No. 3 38=12' and 'No. 5 38=13'
    15 in. (38.2 cm.) long
    110 oz. (3,421 gr.)
    The arms are those of Monson, for John, 2nd Baron Monson (1727-1774), who succeeded to the title on the death of his father in 1748. (3)


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    Provenance

    Purchased from Louis Wine, Dublin.